16 and Pregnant Returns, Plus MTV Might Revive Original Teen Mom

MTV's flagship of unplanned-pregnancy-based reality shows, 16 and Pregnant, is returning for a fifth season of depressing stories about how girls irrevocably altered their lives by letting immature losers cum inside them. Additionally, there are rumors that the network is bringing back the original Teen Mom now that… » 3/20/14 4:00pm 3/20/14 4:00pm

The Real World Has Actually Gotten Really Real in Meta Moment

On last night's episode of The Real World, two cast members went into the ladies room of a noisy nightclub so they could privately talk shit on their roommates off camera. But then they remembered they were still wearing their microphones. One girl assured the other that she doesn't think the producers were going to… » 2/06/14 12:00pm 2/06/14 12:00pm

Madonna's Cameo on Miley's 'Unplugged' Was Beyond Uncomfortable

When news surfaced that Madonna would make an appearance on Miley Cyrus' western-themed 'Unplugged' set, I'm pretty sure we all collectively did a head tilt/grimace especially after Madonna's Grammys performance. As expected, the pop stars' mashup of 'Don't Tell Me' and 'We Can't Stop' is just uncomfortable and… » 1/30/14 11:40am 1/30/14 11:40am

MTV's Latest Reproduction-Oriented Show Tackles Sperm Donor Siblings

Generation Cryo, MTV's one-hour docu-series about a teenager's journey to find the anonymous sperm donor who fathered her and the 15 half-siblings with whom she recently connected. It's actually sounds very much like that plot to a Vince Vaughn comedy, Delivery Man, out this Thanksgiving—except it's real. » 10/15/13 4:45pm 10/15/13 4:45pm

Justin Timberlake Surprises Nikki & Sara; Adorable Freakout Ensues

Are you watching MTV's Nikki & Sara Live? Because it's pretty great, like having a slumber party with the girls you thought you were never cool enough to be friends in high school with but who turn out to be super nice. Case in point: how the show's hosts — comedians Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer — reacted to being… » 10/02/13 7:10pm 10/02/13 7:10pm

The 30 Best Tweets About the MTV VMAs

Did you watch MTV's Video Music Awards last night? Apparently, they were broadcast live from this magical place called Broo-ka-line where the cold brew coffee flows like water and Beyoncé rides her bicycle through the tree-lined streets like a pleb! There were loads of famous people there — a boy band called *N SYNC… » 8/26/13 1:00pm 8/26/13 1:00pm

Stephen Colbert's Fuck You to Viacom Is Awesome and Star-Studded

For the past month, The Colbert Report has been excitedly promoting StePhest Colbchella, the show's annual summer concert series that this year was being headlined by French electro super group Daft Punk. Contracts were signed, sponsors were acquired and the band was all set to perform on last night's show until Van… » 8/07/13 1:50pm 8/07/13 1:50pm

VMA Nominations Announced for Videos We've Never Seen Played on MTV

Despite having become the teen parenting channel, MTV is still pressing on with its annual Video Music Awards, celebrating the medium that made the network famous but has since taken up residency on YouTube. For the first time ever, the VMAs will take place in Brooklyn, NY at the Barclays Center because: Jay-Z.… » 7/17/13 12:40pm 7/17/13 12:40pm

Catfish Finds the Dumbest Romantic Ever

Chances are that you were too distracted by the YouTube stream of the Texas legislature last night to tune into the second season premiere of MTV's Catfish and that's fine. That's better than fine. You made the right decision by choosing to experience HERSTORY live as opposed to tuning into a show about a bunch of… » 6/26/13 12:50pm 6/26/13 12:50pm